Under Construction

Some of the Larger Developement Projects:


Glossary:
APC - Advisory Planning Commission - Advises TRPA on technical and scientific issues.
BMP - Best Management Practice
BOS - Board of Supervisors
CEP - Community Enhancement Program - A TRPA program which implement environmental improvements, enhance the quality of life for residents, improve the visitor experience and contribute to the long-term economic vitality of the region.
CEQA - California Environmental Quality Act
CFA - Commercial Floor Area
(DSAA - Donner Summit Area Association
EA - Environmental Analysis
EIP - Environmental Improvement Program (TRPA)
EIR/EIS - Environmental Impact Report / nvironmental Impact Statement
HMR - Homewood Mountain Resort
LEED - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design - U.S. Green Building Council building certfication.
MAPF - Mountain Area Presentation Foundation
NTCAA - North Tahoe Citizens Action Alliance
NTRAC - North Tahoe Regional Advisory Council - Advises the Board of Supervisors.
PAOTS - Persons at One Time - (TRPA) A measure of overnight accomidations for the general public.
PUD - Public Utility District
SAG - Science Advisory Group - advised TRPA in 2003
SEZ - Stream Environment Zones
SLOPA - Serene Lakes Property Owners Association
TAU - Tourist Accommodation Units
TCPUD - Tahoe City Public Utility District
TMDL- Total maximum daily load. - Allowable fine sediment and nutrients.
TRPA - Tahoe Regional Planning Agency
TWG - Technical Working Group
VMT - vehicle miles traveled
WIP - Watershed Improvement Project (Kings Beach)

Links:
Tahoe Center for a Sustainable Future (TCSF)
Sierra Watch - Protecting the Sierra Nevada for Future Generations
Truckee Donner Land Trust.
Conservation Community Comments on the Environmental Analysis for the TRPA Threshold Update, May 2007
Placer County Community Development Resource Agency (CDRA)
Tahoe Conservation
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA)
Several hotels in Truckee's future July 6, 2007 Tahoe Bonanza


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last updated 2 Sept 2007